Hand & Upper Extremity

The Hand Surgery Service at McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) provides treatment for the the full spectrum of hand and upper extremity injuries and disorders. Our fellowship-trained hand surgery experts specialize in the treatment of a wide variety of common and exclusive reconstruction procedures for the hand and upper extremity.

Our team of highly-trained hand surgery specialists bring the highest-level of orthopedic care to Houston and the surrounding communities. With 26 locations in the Greater Houston area, our dedicated hand surgery experts are able to offer the winning combination of world-class care and convenience. We are dedicated to creating the most accessible network of Hand surgery specialists, offering appointments within 24-48 hours.

For more information, visit theĀ American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons or theĀ American Society for Surgery of the Hand.



  • Sprains
  • Fractures
  • Complex regional pain syndrome
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Cumulative trauma disorders
  • Arthritis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Tendinitis
  • Nerve disorders, injuries, and compression syndromes of the upper extremity
  • Congenital anomalies
  • Tendon lacerations
  • Wrist pain & disorders
  • Elbow pain & disorders
  • Sports injuries related to the hand, wrist, and elbow

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